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Nick Spencer discusses politicians’ use of the parable of the Good Samaritan, the topic of his latest book, on BBC Radio Scotland.
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In conversation with Richard Holloway on BBC Radio Scotland’s ‘Sunday Morning with’ programme, Nick Spencer examines how politicians have used, and at times hijacked, Jesus’s most famous parable – the subject of his latest book, The Political Samaritan: How Power Hijacked a Parable. Michael Rosen speaks about writing, identity and politics.
From 49.00; listen here. (Available until 16th January 2017).
Nick is Senior Fellow at Theos. He is the author of a number of books and reports, most recently The Political Samaritan: how power hijacked a parable (Bloomsbury, 2017), The Evolution of the West (SPCK, 2016) and Atheists: The Origin of the Species (Bloomsbury, 2014). Outside of Theos, Nick is Visiting Research Fellow at the Faiths and Civil Society Unit, Goldsmiths, University of London and a Fellow of the International Society for Science and Religion
Posted 17 December 2017
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